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Villa Octavius

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 21 reviews

from £282 /night

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Villa Octavius the ........Hilltop Retreat

Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

An exclusive retreat nestled amongst the hills offering spectacular panoramic views to the islands of Skorpios and Megannissi. A short 5 min drive brings you to the local harbour town where, shops, banks, restaurants and all amenities including mooring are available.

The interior designed villa has been styled using rare fabrics & antiques from throughout the world.

There are 4 en suite bedrooms, and a luxury fitted kitchen overlooks landscaped gardens with terrace, al fresco dining area, pool and jacuzzi. A large octagonal lounge contains 40" TV/DVD, plus 24/7 web/wi-fi connection and Sonos villa-wide sound system. On the first floor, an octagonal Hammock Tower is a sumptuous relaxation area with spectacular views.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Nearest beach Nidri 2 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Preveza PVK 45 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property, Sea view
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 4 En suites and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Double beds (3), Single beds (4), Cots (4), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors

Bedrooms: Bed 1: The Four-Poster Room- mountain views, luxury en suite bathroom and shower room+wc.

Bed 2: The Bird of Paradise Room- double bed, exquisite sea views, en suite shower room+wc.

Bed 3: The Blue Room- double bed, wonderful sea and mountain views,en suite shower room+wc

Bed 4: The Dancing Camels Room,twin beds, mountain views,en suite shower room+wc

Bed 5: Extra sleeping area on ground floor, can be made up on request at an agreed rate with twin beds or a double.

Further details outdoors

With easy access from the ground floor, a 200sq metre patio features; private 45sq.m. walk-in swimming pool (with 10 sun beds); barbecue area; shaded dining area; open air lounge with the much loved fire table and panoramic views of the surrounding olive groves and Lefkas's eastern coastline- including the island of Scorpios, owned by the Onassis shipping Family.

The patio area is ideal for barbecues, parties, corporate events, family celebrations - and even wedding receptions! (we did two weddings this year:-) Catering can be arranged on request, as can live music and other entertainment.

Steps lead down from the patio to a totally private walled garden featuring four-person Jacuzzi, from where you can enjoy spectacular views of the dramatic high mountains to the west, lying beyond a valley of olive and lemon groves.

Villa Octavius's garden has been landscaped with a series of stone terraces and surrounding flower beds, specially planted with blooms and herbs that give off a delightful scent from dusk onwards.

Located on its own hilltop at the end of a secluded road, the villa has gated entrance, with parking sufficient for four vehicles.

Further details

Hammock Tower*Professional massage*Wireless SONOS music system*IPod dock/connection to SONOS music system*24hrs WiFi*Free desktop computer use*Books,Magazines,movies,games*Complimentary Spirits Bar*Welcome Hamper plus Fruit,Wines,Beers*Restaurant Food and Pizza Delivery service*local Restaurant 500m away*Genuine Jacuzzi Hot Tub in garden*Telescope viewing of planets,moon*Steve's Marine adventure trip/guided snorkeling including equipment*Car Hire, Taxi or Motorboat booking service*Concierge service* Owner managed villa, more than 30 years local knowledge

About this location

The Ionian Islands region

There are many excellent beaches on the island of Lefkas, the water is clear and clean - and the sea temperatures are perfect for swimming for many months of the year.

The closest beaches are less than five minutes' drive away - and to the north, near Lefkas town, Windmill beach is world famous for kite-surfing. To the south, at Vassiliki, the beach is one of the best in Europe for windsurfing and catamaran sailing. Full snorkelling equipment can be rented at the villa, and a guided snorkelling trips can be provided on request.

Lefkada

Nearby Nidri (3km/5mins by car) is an attractive coastal town and resort with shops, bars, banks and tavernas. At the excellent beach, you can enjoy water-skiing, parascending and other water-sports- and a delightful coastal promenade has a choice of cafes and restaurants from where you can watch the ocean-going activities of yachts, small island ferries and pleasure craft.

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17 Jan 2015

5/5

"Villa Octavius to the rescue"

Our holiday did not start well. Not that that was anything to do with Villa Octavius, I should quickly add. Firstly, the priority plane seats we'd paid extra for failed to materialise and we ende… More

3 Oct 2014

5/5

"A holiday of a lifetime!"

A holiday to remember I don't know how to begin to explain my experience at villa octavius but let me start by saying it was the best holiday I have EVER had. The stunning villa sits right in the… More

13 Sep 2014

5/5

"Dream come true..."

This Villa really was a dream come true. We originally succumbed to the photos on the website but the reality is even better, if that's possible! Steve and Monika have thought of every mod-con … More

28 Jul 2014

5/5

"Out of this world"

Just back from a week at Villa Octavius. What can I say that hasn't been said already? This villa is outstanding. Sitting majestically on the hillside with stunning views all around. The decor is… More

18 Jun 2014

5/5

"Second Visit which says a lot!"

Well my wife and I went back for a second visit which is most unusual for us as we seem to always find new places to visit, but the attraction here was too great.This is surely one of the best villas … More

2 Jun 2014

5/5

"Truly Excellent"

This villa has it all. The location, the views, quality throughout and seclusion are incredible. Everything in the villa has been thought through for the perfect holiday experience. Outside is wonderf… More

3 Oct 2013

5/5

"Simply breathtaking!"

Having looked at the photos and read previous reviews we expected Villa Octavius to be fantastic. But nothing prepared us for quite how amazing it is! On arrival at the villa the views and the standar… More

10 Jun 2013

5/5

"Space & cosiness - a true villa jewel in the Ionian island"

We returned yesterday from a week-long stay at Villa Octavius with family, group of six, aged 9 to 65 and all truly enjoyed this wonderful placeThink beautiful unique architecture of the house of the … More

8 Jun 2013

5/5

"It's a Shangri-La of Beauty, Love and Comfort that rises up as you drive towards it through a small road"

Villa Octavius is located in a perfect place. You have mountain, sea… everything right there. Every corner of the villa is filled with so much attention and detail. You will be impressed every momen… More

19 May 2013

5/5

"Fantastic Holiday!"

Villa Octavius is an amazing place to stay! All the reviews are so right. Every detail in the villa is well thought thru. Thanks to Steve our holiday was customised to our needs. He organised great bo… More

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      Calendar last updated:18 Mar 2015

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